About Agri-Chem

Agri-Chem, LLC is your destination for all your crop input needs. We specialize in Fertilizer, Crop Protection, Seed, and Application.  There is no need too big or too small.  Our dedicated team of Agronomists, Precision Specialists, Operational Specialists, and Applicators are here to help you make more bushels per acre.

Because we are owned by you, the farmer, 100% of our profits are returned to you.  Agri-Chem knows that growing the food for our world is difficult and we are here to help you be the best farmer you can be.

Headquartered in Hopkinsville, KY we have locations in Princeton, KY, Trenton, KY, and Russellville, KY

Contact us today and let us go to work for you.


 Agri-Chem, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hopkinsville Elevator Coop, INC.  Hopkinsville Elevator COOP, INC is a 3200-member farmer owned, vertically integrated cooperative headquartered in Hopkinsville, KY.  Agri-Chem, LLC represents the elevator’s retail supply portion.

Agri-Chem, LLC was first organized in 1976 by owner Wayne Hunt.  Over the years a relationship began with Hopkinsville Elevator.  In 2011, Wayne and the employees sold the remaining shares to Hopkinsville Elevator.


  • Agri-Chem, LLC offers competitive pay, performance bonuses, 401K matching, health, vision, dental, and life insurance.  Also, for our full time employees annual sick and vacation days.
  • Agri-Chem, LLC is a retail agriculture business and as such may include some late hours, but our employees are dedicated to the future of Agriculture in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  Come join our team and you will understand how we help grow food for not only Kentucky but for the world. 

Let's meet some of our wonderful employees

Management Team

Management Team of Agri-Chem

Left to Right

Todd Hart (Outside Operations Manager)
David Buchanan (General Manager)
Evan Conrad (Seed and Technology Manager)
Roger Ezell (Manager of Wholesale Operations)
Kent Grace (Manager of Sales and Chemical Procurement)
Becky Phelps (Controller)
TD Burd (Location Manager)
Nolan Taylor (Operations Manager)


Accounting team at Agri-Chem

Left to Right

Terry Cook - HR Manager
Becky Phelps - Controller
Judy Hendrix - Accounts Payable
Valerie Arrington - Commonweath Agri Solutions, LLC

Agronomy / Sales

Agronomy & Sales Team

Left to right

Danny Powell (Hopkinsville)
Benjie Dunbar (Princeton)
Carson Rager (Hopkinsville/Trenton)
Jay Graves (Russellville/Trenton)
Travis Hurt (Russellville/Trenton)
Cody Willis (Hopkinsville/Trenton)
Terry Mashburn (Hopkinsville).

Location Management

T.D. Burd – Hopkinsville
Nolan Taylor – Hopkinsville
Colby Blackburn – Princeton
Josh McQueen – Trenton
Robby Massie – Seed Division
Louis Irvin – Seed Division